Titans of their cultural age, Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy’s rich comedic legacy lives on in a new biopic which sees them brought back to life by Steve Coogan and John C Reilly. John Maguire meets the two stars in London
For these ten films, and many others I’ve liked or loved this year, it’s impossible to separate them from the current times. As the world shifts in unpredictable ways, we turn to cinema for a way to process seismic events from a safe remove.
First conceived of two years ago and filmed last year, Rosie might as well be broadcast live. Nothing has changed in the interim for those 10,000 people (4,000 of them children) who are without a home in Ireland